Players May Return To NBA Practice Facilities On May 8, Lakers Take Extra Coronavirus PrecautionsThe Los Angeles Lakers reached out to Los Angeles city officials to discuss the possibility of reopening its El Segundo facility on May 8 — a week before the state’s stay-at-home order is set to expire.
LeBron: No 'Closure If We Do Not Finish This Season'The Lakers superstar initially expressed reluctance about playing games in empty arenas, now he's up for anything that's safe and smart.
Staples Center Donates Food To Homeless Services Amid Event SuspensionsStaples Center has donated more than 7,000 pounds of food to homeless services organizations after a long list of NBA events have been suspended in response to the coronavirus pandemic, according to a tweet Friday night.
Coronavirus In Los Angeles: Professional Athletes Largely Quiet About PandemicThe LA sports Twitter-sphere, outside of bland comments from LeBron James and Mike Trout, remains quiet in the face of coronavirus-induced delays.
NBA Suspends Season After Player Tests Positive For CoronavirusThe NBA announced that it was suspending game play following Wednesday night's scheduled games until further notice over coronavirus concerns.
Major Sports Leagues Reduce Media Locker Room Access Due To Coronavirus ConcernsAmid growing concern about the coronavirus, Major League Baseball, Major League Soccer, the National Basketball Association and the National Hockey League will be limiting access to team locker rooms, the leagues announced Monday.
Report: NBA Tells Teams To Have Coronavirus Plans In Place By TuesdayAs the NBA prepares for the possibility that the global coronavirus outbreak could impact how games are played, the league office reportedly gave teams until Tuesday to have several precautionary measures in place.
Report: NBA Tells Teams They Should Prepare To Play Games In Empty Stadiums Over Coronovirus ConcernsAs the number of confirmed cases of coronavirus continued to grow, the NBA reportedly sent a memo to its teams and players indicating that they should prepare for the possibility of playing games without fans.
Kawhi Leonard Wins NBA All-Star Kobe Bryant MVP AwardKawhi Leonard has received the first-ever Kobe Bryant MVP Award.
Kobe Bryant Reflects On Career: 'My First Two Or Three Years Were A Nightmare'Lakers legend Kobe Bryant appeared on the All The Smoke podcast with Matt Barnes and Stephen Jackson, saying that the first couple years were the lowest moment of his career.
'We Will All Miss Him': Tributes Pour In After Longtime NBA Commissioner David Stern DiesHours after it was announced that longtime NBA Commissioner David Stern died, basketball players and fans have been remembering the impact he had on the league, and the game itself.